A fine twin screw motor sailor built in 1930 by Brook Marine of Lowestoft



Lloyds No Y018401 194230

Off. No. 149230

Reg Tons - 6.65

LoA - 30 Ft.

Beam - 7Ft. 6in.

Draft - 2Ft. 6in.



Hull round bilge pitch pine on oak. Oak keel with iron bottom and twin timber bilge keels. Decks 1in. T & G Israeli pine.

Internal fit out ; varnished oak deck head beams , white deck head and bulkheads, internal joinery varnished pitch pine.



Original twin Brook Empire 4 CYL petrol engines with magneto ignition port engine has Mag Dyno STB has alternator (both magnetos recently serviced) both engines have priming cups/de-compressors and hand start in addition to electric start.

Engine spares include: Gear boxes, camshaft, pistons, oil pumps, valves etc.

All engine cooling water and fuel pipework new.

240v shore power with ring main RCD breakers and battery charger .New wiring throughout.

Eberspatcher DL3 hot air heating.

Engine room bar heaters with frost thermostats.

Set of sails and new rigging

Anchor and chain

Echo sounder

Fire extinguishers

Aldis signal lamp


Sleeps 6 2 in the pipe cots in forward cabin 4 in the Pullman berths in the saloon.

Separate toilet compartment with original brass pump , porcelain bowl and mahogany seat.

Galley with lead sink and drainer.


Previous owner had the boat from at least 1950 and sailed extensively in France, the West country and Netherlands


Recent restoration

Over the past three years the vessel has been stripped to bare timber both internally and externally and the whole hull re-caulked.

Both bilge keels have been renewed.

The fwd five keel bolts have been replaced.

The outer transom has been renewed.

The covering boards and cockpit coamings renewed (for cosmetic not structural reasons)

The original iron exhausts have been replaced with water injected rubber and silencers.

All standing and running rigging, handrail and steering wires have been renewed.

All new upholstery and carpeting throughout.

"Ceuta" requires a good home, current custodian requires 15,000



Please call Chris or Sue Palmer on 01932 228140

Email sue@spalmer45.freeserve.co.uk